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Vocals Grade 8 (Male)

The Vocals Grade 8 book will be indispensable as you tackle the complex challenges of your final grade exam, once again earning you UCAS points – once you've passed this, you'll be ready for any stage or session the music world has in store for you

What you'll learn at Grade 8

- Three­-part backing vocals, stylistic use of techniques and improvisation/development, register flips, long melismas, sustained vibrato, slides to scream, extended range and intervals
- The Chromatic Scale and diminished 7th arpeggio
- Large intervals in major/minor sequences, advanced phrasing and articulation and microphone technique

For the 2014–2017 Vocals Syllabus, we've combined 20 years of experience in contemporary music education with some of the world's biggest recording artists. We've listened to all your suggestions, critiques and improvements to compile the most practical, industry relevant and engaging vocals syllabus on offer.

Vocals Grade 8 features

- Six Performance Pieces, six styles of rock and pop
- Fact Files: background information on each style with recommended listening
- Walkthroughs: hints and tips on the tricky sections of the Performance Pieces
- CD with full mixes and backing tracks
- World-class musicians, top-flight production
- Plot your stylistic specialism up through the grades